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Designer

Houston, TX 77098

Posted: 09/07/2018 Employment Type: Direct Hire Function: Professional Job Number: 16830 Pay Rate: $60,000 - $80,000

Designer

A leading provider of workspace products and services in Houston is adding a Wall Designer to their growing staff.  They are seeking a dynamic self-starter who has an architectural design background. This position reports to the Design Team Leader and will plan, design, and furnishes demountable wall systems in commercial and industrial buildings.  

Compensation: DOE

Responsibilities

  • Review construction and bid documents to determine demountable wall scopes and details
  • Clean architectural drawings to reduce file size to import into wall design software
  • Draw linear footage of demountable wall scope to determine linear footage total
  • Audit to eliminate errors in the specification and ordering processes as necessary
  • Setup project requirements and design demountable walls based on project specific details using CET Designer and Maars 4D Extension
  • Create renderings, presentation plans and bill of materials for pricing and ordering
  • Develop and complete shop drawings per company/departmental standards
  • Adhere to manufacturers recommended planning guides
  • Stay compliant with local codes and ADA requirements
  • Professionally and clearly maintain internal and external communication (written and verbal) of projects
  • Coordinate and manage design-side details on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Communicate with all internal customers in a collaborative manner to facilitate needs and efficiently complete all tasks
  • Continue to educate and familiarize yourself with manufacturer websites and technical sites to obtain better understanding of product
  • Maintain high standards of performance at all times
  • Establish work procedures to achieve high level of quality, productivity, and service as needed
  • Provide proactive solutions and/or options to overcome obstacles
  • Accept responsibility and accountability for outcome of work
  • Maintain positive working relationships with customers, influencers, dealers, and everyone involved
  • Dedicate self to project and timely completion with strong focus on milestones and deadlines along the way
  • Work with diligence and a strong sense of urgency to meet or exceed timeframes and resolve possible impediments to completion
  • Be resourceful in providing work arounds as necessary to compensate delays and/or unforeseen scheduling conflicts

Requirements

  • Graduate of a four-year program with a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or Technical Based Design
  • Three years' AutoCAD work experience preferred
  • Ability to comprehend and interpret construction documents
  • Three years’ experience in related position with technical expertise
  • Experience with CET Designer and Maars 4D Extension
  • Intermediate skill level of AutoCAD
  • Familiar with industry standard specification tools and MS Office
  • Ability to clearly and professionally communicate with team members and clients both verbally and in writing
  • Maintain professional behavior on daily basis, preserving self-confidence, motivation, and self-esteem of others
  • Offer solutions for problems or issues that arise; works collaboratively with others and be a strong team player willing to take on new processes
  • Proactively build effective working relationships with others seeking to understand others, enhance others’ ideas, and place higher priority on team or organizational goals than on own goals taking prompt action to accomplish objectives
  • Work effectively on multiple projects while managing deliverables and communicating work output accordingly

Due to the high volume of applications we typically receive, we regret that we are not able to personally respond to all applications. However, if you are invited to take the next step in the process, you will typically be contacted within 3 weeks or your application.

Ashley Courtney

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